Using the five fingers of each hand as a check off device, the film identifies a food group with each finger. Using this system, Ralph learns to eat a balanced diet and has more fun because of his better health.
How educational films contribute to teaching and learning. With many examples taken from scientific and historical films. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topic: Motion pictures: In education
FUNCTIONS OF THE MODERN AIRPORT: SERVICING OF A PASSENGER AIRLINER FROM ITS ARRIVAL UNTIL ITS NEXT TAKE-OFF, METHODS OF HANDLING TICKETS, PASSENGER FOOD SERVICE, BAGGAGE & MAIL LOADING, CHECKING PLANES IN & OUT, WEATHER PLANNING, RADIO SERVICE. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
A study of Indians of today on and off the reservation, includes their homes, work, problems, and prospects for the future SummaryDiscusses the activities, achievements and problems of American Indians living on reservations and in urban relocation centers. Explains that Indians are working as ranchers, farmers, migratory workers, craftsmen, artists, professionals and technicians. Explains some of the ways in which an individual can achieve greater self-awareness and peace of mind by using... Topics: American Indians of Today, Immigration, Technicians, Emigration, Native Americans of North America,...
Shows transportation corridors leading into and out of New York City, and efforts at transportation and infrastructure planning. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews ) Topics: New York City, Transportation: General, City planning
Designed to show primary grade pupils how the United States post office system operates. Follows both a city and a rural mailman on their appointed rounds and explains graphically to children how postmen sort mail and deliver it. Also the great social responsibility of Uncle Sam's letter carriers. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Ralph learns the five food groups, helping him to eat a balanced diet, and has more fun because of his better health. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 12 reviews ) Topics: Health and hygiene, Food, Nutrition
How color relationships and coordination are applied to art, hair styling, eyes, complexion, dress and home decoration. Narrator: James A. Brill. Educational Collaborator: Eliot O'Hara, N.A. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Perception: Color, Art and artists: Technique, Fashion
The four steps in acquiring, maintaining and improving mental health: express emotions naturally, respect yourself, respect others, and solve problems as they arise. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews ) Topics: Social guidance, Psychology, Mental hygiene
Uses demonstrations and examples in discussing the origin and composition of sedimentary rocks. Explains methods by which students can learn about the ways in which sediments are produced, transported, accumulated, and hardened into sedimentary rock. Topic: geology
Uses micro-photography and magnification to portray the habits and life history of the common housefly and the ways in which it is a menace to health. Traces physical development from egg-laying through larval and pupal stages to the emergence of the young fly. Magnified views reveal biological structure and methods of carrying and spreading disease germs. Suggests practical control methods. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Explains by animated drawings, the operation of a radio vacuum tube in terms of its filament, plate, and grid circuits. Illustrates three functions of the vacuum tube in the radio: how it serves as an amplifier to operate the loud-speaker, as a rectifier in detection, and as an oscillator to generate the carrier wave. Topics: vacuum tubes, technology
Reveals how modern science and technology have made possible the development of new artificial fibers for making textiles -- specifically rayon and nylon. Portrays some of the processes used in making these fibers, ways in which they are useful to man and characteristic of the textiles made from them.
PRESENTS THE FABLE BY AESOP IN WHICH THE STEADY TORTOISE DEFEATS THE HARE IN A RACE. USES REAL ANIMALS AS CHARACTERS IN THE FABLE. An all-star cast of real animals including a wise old owl who acts as judge, a fox who lays out the woodland race course, a gossipy goose, a rooster and a raccoon who wakes up Mr. Hare too late. 00:31:19 CU Skunk Lots of close ups of owl, fox, hare and tortoise Story of the tortoise and the hare is told using real animals to act out the story. 09:28:34:07 Rabbit... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: aesop fable
Identifies pine needles, vegetable leaves, blades of grass & many deciduous leaves. Uses animation & time-lapse photography to show photosynthesis & life cycle of leaves. Explains that leaves are essential to all life forms.
The story of the little fir tree which is cut down and trimmed on Christmas Eve is retold in a modern American setting, with an unusual background of Christmas carols. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Dramatized version of Aesop's fable starring farm animals, including an owl, a fox, a goose, a rooster, a raccoon and a hare. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Animals: General, Mythology
Jean confides to a friend that her doll is catching the measles. Jean's brother overhears the remark and paints red spots on her doll's face. In return for the trick, Jean paints a 'MEASLES, KEEP OUT' sign. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
06:14:55:27 Different nationally themed models of houses mounted over their appropriate countries on a rotating globe. House flies fly around the globe. Camera zooms into American house. 06:15:34:26 1950s housewife pours milk into mixing bowl; CU woman holds electric mixer in bowl with one hand and shoos fly away with other. 06:15:48:00 Woman pours batter into pan; flies fly around the batter. 06:15:57:08 Decaying animal carcass swarmed by flies. 06:15:59:23 Pan over open garbage dump....
Contents. An account of a train journey. Passengers arrive by cabs at the station. After they purchase their tickets, they pass through the gates to the track where their train is waiting. The streamlined Diesel engine locomotive stands ready for the trip. Mr. Shroder, the engineer, checks over his controls, and his attendant in_x001F_spects the big motors. Final preparations are made for departure. Baggage and mail are loaded into the cars. The conductor calls "All aboard!" and...
18:35:37:07 Shot looking into living room of house from outside, disembodied arm enters frame and knocks on window, dog stands by window, mother inside helping children with their Halloween costumes; camera pans over to father coming through front door with pumpkins and straw. 18:36:33:05 CU boy wearing brown paper bag mask creeps up on family dug; CU dog growls; father spreads out newspaper over coffee table and carves pumpkin; CU disembodied hand holding knife carves face out of pumpkin; CU... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Early sound film on techniques of using sound educational films in the classroom. With sound on film showing teacher showing films in classroom before students, and students participating in discussion about films. Includes excerpts from early Erpi sound films. From Educational Film Catalogue (1939): "Based upon research and experimentation, this picture depicts methods of using the sound film in the classroom. Units of instruction at the intermediate, junior and senior high school levels... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Illustrates the interdependence of people in a community by showing shared community functions and services. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews ) Topics: Social guidance, Interdependence, City planning
With teacher's guideCollaborators, Emmet R. Blake, Margaret McKibben Lawler Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Hummingbirds, Birds, Animal body growth and development Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Introduces secondary school students to the career of Marco Polo, showing how he, as a lad of 17, set out from Venice for the empire of the Mongol conqueror Kublai Khan, giving details of his 24-year journey and of his observations and writings about scenes and events in Asia. Emphasizes the importance of Marco Polo's travels to the Western World. Animated maps and live action. Describes events in the life of Mark Twain, showing that he drew material for his stories, essays, and novels from his... Topic: Marco Polo's Travels
Reveals how modern science and technology have made possible the development of new artificial fibers for making textiles -- specifically rayon and nylon. Portrays some of the processes used in making these fibers, ways in which they are useful to man and characteristic of the textiles made from them. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
SHOWS CHILDREN ENJOYING WINTER SPORTS, MAKING A SNOWMAN, PLAYING FOX & GEESE, SLEDDING & SKIING. Scenes of snowy suburban neighborhood. Two boys and girl dress for cold weather. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )